IE Weldon Students and Extendicare Residents Team Up with Technology

IE Weldon Secondary School students from the Practical, Academic, and Life Skills classes teamed up with Residents at the Extendicare in Lindsay to show them how to use an iPad. This experience provides students with a purposeful opportunity to show others what they have learned, and it provides the residents [...]

February 14th, 2017||

A Trial Run of Co-Op for Grade 8 Students in TLDSB

On January 23, 2017 grade 8 students from Riverside PS accompanied Huntsville High School co-op students to their placements. The day is referred to as job twinning, which is very similar to a co-op placement as it is one-on-one observation of a cooperative education student at his or her placement. [...]

January 23rd, 2017||

Grade 9 Information Nights – TLDSB has Got You Covered!

LINDSAY, ON – Information nights are taking place at all Trillium Lakelands District School Board secondary schools for grade 8 students and their parents in January and February 2017. The transition to grade 9 is an exciting yet intimidating time for grade 8 students. There are tools and resources in place [...]

January 11th, 2017|, |

TLDSB Students “Adopt a Senior” for the Holidays

On December 21, LCVI teacher Kristy Gordon dropped off gifts that she had collected from students and teachers for the “Adopt a Senior” program at the Caressant Care Nursing Home in Lindsay. Ten years ago, Kristy Gordon’s mother was a resident at Caressant Care. Around the holidays, a staff member [...]

December 22nd, 2016||

TLDSB Students Learn to ‘Love the Skin’ They’re In

On December 16, 2016, approximately 340 girls from grades 6-8 attended a 'Love the Skin You’re In' presentation at Woodville Elementary School. Students from four TLDSB schools and four Durham Region schools listened to messaging surrounding loving your own body and defying stereotypes. The presentation was given by Brie Mathers. [...]

December 19th, 2016||